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Re: Support for reading LVM volumes

From: Yoshinori K. Okuji
Subject: Re: Support for reading LVM volumes
Date: Tue, 15 Aug 2006 14:48:41 +0200
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On Tuesday 15 August 2006 13:30, Jeroen Dekkers wrote:
> > I'm going to work on adding support for LVM to grub-setup now. That's
> > the last remaining thing in my SoC project.
> This is done now. This means I've finished all the things for my SoC
> project. What I've written is a raid module that is able to read RAID
> arrays and LVM module that can read LVM volumes, so GRUB is able to
> read files (GRUB modules, kernels, etc) from RAID/LVM. Grub-setup has
> code that detects that the GRUB root is on a LVM or RAID device and
> will embed GRUB after the MBR. It will set the prefix so that the GRUB
> kernel can find the rest of the modules and configuration files.
> Any comments, bug reports, etc. are welcome. :-)

You are marvelous! It was very painful for me to filter out applicants for 
SoC, but you got rid of my pain of sin. :)

I think the rest is technical documentation. Could you summerize how it works 
in brief? You can use the wiki or whatever else as you wish.

BTW, are you planning to write an article about your work (e.g., 
free software magazine, etc.)?


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